Stay away from it. I don't know anyone who was happy with it. It
claims 2400 dpi, but that's stretching it. It is sold under a number of
names, such as Artiscan here in Canada. It has a parallel interface
which means it is slow as molasses in the winter.
The SS4000 is several orders of magnitude better quality. A medium
priced flatbed would do better than the Jenoptik. You do not want it,
no matter what the price, unless you don't ever plan on printing your
How's that for a quick response?
Mark Otway wrote:
> On Special offer at Scan today. ( http://www.scan.co.uk/today.htm )
> Jenoptik JS21 35mm Film/Slide Scanner £133.00
> Can anyone give me any opinions on this scanner? Obviously any feedback
> would be appreciated ASAP, since the offer is only on today.
> I've a feeling that my original choice (a Polaroid SS4000 from the US)
> would still be better, but you never know...